Dracut Firefighters Endorse Garry For Re-Election
Aug 01, 2018 05:59AM
By Bill Gilman
Dracut Firefighters Local 2586 has endorsed state Rep. Colleen Garry.
State Rep. Colleen Garry, D-Dracut, announced last week that she had received the endorsement of Dracut Firefighters Local 2586 in her big for re-election in the 36th Middlesex District.
"I am extremely proud to receive the endorsement of the men and women of the Dracut Firefighters, IAFF Local 2586!" said Garry, in a press release. "From protecting health insurance benefits for them and their families; increasing the in the line of duty death benefit; to assisting with infrastructure funding for a new fire station this year, I am very proud of the work I have been able to accomplish on their behalf. I admire these men and women so much for their willingness to serve our community in the toughest of situations! I will continue to fight to protect them, especially on items like the chemical extractors for their gear which directly impacts their health and safety!"
"Colleen has always been there for the members of Local 2586 and our families!" said Leo McMahon, president of Local 2586. "Over the last 24 years, Colleen has become a vital member of our firefighting family in Dracut. We need to keep her in the State House fighting for us and Dracut!”